Archive for December, 2008

Making It Natural: First MVP Founder's Meet

Sunday, December 28th, 2008

MVP ended this calendar year with its First Founders Meet at Bangalore. This day long affair had enthusiastic participation from MVP companies and a few other promising startups. When we started thinking about the First Founders Meet, we discussed various models and possibilities and finally put down a few goals / objectives of the meet: [...]

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MVP founders meet : First Edition

Tuesday, December 16th, 2008

I am looking forward to participating in the First Edition of MVP Founder’s meet. Its a full day event being held at  Fortune Select JP Cosmos, Bengaluru (Off cunnigham road) on 17 December, 2008. Participants include our portfolio founders from Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore, a couple of other startup friends of MVP and a few [...]

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MVP on WatShow (interviewed in June-08 @ Proto delhi)

Saturday, December 13th, 2008

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Startup Madness

Saturday, December 13th, 2008

(This article is jointly written by Sameer Guglani and Nandini Hirianniah) In recent days, while working with the MVP portfolio companies and reflecting back on the days of madhouse, we have identified this phenomenon we are calling ‘startup madness’. It’s visible and present from the time when you start thinking of your million dollar/world changing [...]

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Speaking at Bangalore Nano 2008, IPS-2008 AIIMS, IITK – iDeas 2009

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

Looking forward to speaking at some conferences/events over next couple of months.  Also looking forward to meeting some interesting people. Drop me a line if you would be around and would like to connect. I am reachable on sameer AT morpheusventure DOT com. When: 11-13 Dec 2008 Where: The Grand Ashok, Bangalore Topic: My Story, [...]

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Online marketing: Free press release sites

Tuesday, December 9th, 2008

There was an internal discussion between our portfolio companies about “free press release sites” and their effectiveness. I thought it will be a good idea to share the learning with readers of this blog . Thanks to Sahil and Himanshu for  initiating and contributing Question: There are so many free press release sites out there [...]

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Startup Essentials: Social Leverage

Monday, December 8th, 2008

Sahil shared an article today about “Why not to start a company in today’s time” and the importance of social leverage, The social leverage part is extremely critical in the success of today’s agile, low cost and young startup. On the internet this is one of the most important (and free) marketing tool available and [...]

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